REVIEW: The Nightingale – Wherein Fr. Z suggests good movies
I’m a fan of Chinese cinema. I’m sort of a fan of French cinema. With the help of Netflix today, to the accompaniment of stir fried pork and vegetables I watched a Chinese-French film (in China, on Chinese themes, by a French director): The Nightingale or Le Promeneur d’oiseau or 夜莺 (yèyīng). US HERE – UK HERE (French version)
The first adjective that leaps to mind is: gentle. The next has to be: dreamy.
There are five broken people in the movie and one bird. The bird being released from its cage is the symbol of their healing. You’ll find quite a